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2 Investigators: Protect Yourself From Credit Card Fraud When Using A Cab

Getting into a cab is supposed to be a convenience, but in some cases using a credit or debit card to pay for that cab can end with hundreds of dollars in overcharges.

CBS 2–09/26/2012

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Warning: If You Vomit In A Cab, It’ll Cost You

Riders who vomit in a taxi cab will now have to pay for the cleanup.

06/22/2012

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50 Percent More Wheelchair-Accessible Cabs In Chicago This Year

You may have noticed a major change involving the kind of cabs that are out on the streets of Chicago lately.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

Taxi

Cab Drivers Want Steep Fare Hike, Vomit Cleanup Fee

It’s been six years since Chicago cab drivers have had a fare increase and cabbies say it’s about time they had another one.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

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Mayor Emanuel Calls For New, Tighter Regulations On Taxis

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday announced plans for a set of reforms to the taxi industry that will improve vehicles and regulate cab drivers.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Taxi

Natural Gas-Powered Cabs Coming To Chicago

Commuters will soon see a taxicab that doesn’t run on gasoline on the streets of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011

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Moratorium On Taxis In Des Plaines?

The City of Des Plaines might put the brakes on taxicabs.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2010

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Fuel-Efficient Cabs Not Passing On The Savings

Of the 6,800 taxis on the roads, nearly 500 are fuel-efficient vehicle.

CBS 2–09/30/2010